Gambia Condemns missile launch targeting Saudi Arabia

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The Gambia government through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad has sternly condemned the launching of a ballistic missile by the Houthi militias and their allies on Saturday 4th November 2017 targeting the King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

In a press release dispatched to The Point, the ministry denounced all other actions coerce towards escalating tension in the Gulf region.

Bellow is the full text of the ministry’s release:

“The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad of the Republic of The Gambia has strongly condemns the launching of a ballistic missile by the Houthi militias and their allies on Saturday 4th November 2017, targeting the King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, Kingdom of  Saudi Arabia.

The Ministry condemns all actions geared towards escalating tension in the Gulf region or undermining the security, stability and sovereignty of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The Ministry supports all endeavors and actions towards good neighborliness and remains committed to promoting regional and global peace and security.”

Source: Picture: Hon. Ousainou Darboe